The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SharePoint Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SharePoint Server over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SharePoint Server (inc MOSS & SPS)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 407 410
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Contract jobs citing SharePoint Server 4 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.67% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 16
Median daily rate £300 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.49% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £289 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £400 £319
% change year-on-year -14.81% +25.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +42.30% -  

SharePoint Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3545 4055 4318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.07% 18.68% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2490 2921 2889
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 96
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £33.86 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SharePoint Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SharePoint Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SharePoint Server in London

SharePoint Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SharePoint Server in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SharePoint Server in London

SharePoint Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SharePoint Server in London

SharePoint Server
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SharePoint Server within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 1 - -
SharePoint Server
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SharePoint Server.

1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Private Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management

SharePoint Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Private Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Quantitative Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Meridio